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14 of the hottest trends for Summer swimwear 2015

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week -Miami
Photo by Frazer Harrison

As the summer sizzles on our swimwear designers have given us a lot of choices. As the variations in swimwear expand, we can see the swimwear designers world wide taking daring and extravagant plunges into the worlds of S&M, Neoprene fabrications and even Ready-to-wear on to the beach. In Miami the swim fashion week trends are reported on for Summer 2015 but, why wait a whole year to update your swim style catalog. Take a look at the 14 hottest trends from Fashion Week Swim's runways. From bold cutouts to high-waisted bikini bottoms you still have time revive your beach wardrobe.

The High Cut Bottom
The High Cut Bottom Frazer Harrison

The High Cut Bottom

High Cut Leg: Designers are cutting the leg a little higher for 2015. Adding a dramatic line to clean minimalist swim looks. This is a perfect sexy solution for some who don't want the emphasis on the derriere.

Attention to Back Details
Attention to Back Details Frazer Harrison

Attention to Back Details

Attention to Back Details: Designers have been adding drama in the form of back detailing. From crochet to elaborate strapping and back ties, all of the drama turns heads after you turn around.

S&M Style details
S&M Style details Frazer Harrison

S&M Style details

S&M Style details: This a bold and brave look to wear to a beach or pool but designers are cashing in on this avant-garde style detail. Not only does on brave the naughty looks from on lookers but you will also have to brave the tan lines after your parade in the sun.

Neoprene Anyone
Neoprene Anyone Frazer Harrison

Neoprene Anyone

Neoprene Anyone: The surf is up and the designers have taken a cue from the surf sport influences and the wet suit has morphed in the wet suit bikini. High necks and zippers are now very common design elements on the new neoprene fabric used in designer swimwear.

Complex Prints
Complex Prints Frazer Harrison

Complex Prints

Complex Prints: Almost all the multidimensional prints you see on the runway are literally fantastic layers of varied prints merged together to make one spectacular work of art. Monokini's are the favored body to display such prints.

Complex Prints
Complex Prints Frazer Harrison

Complex Prints

Complex Prints: Designers are also giving one piece bodies exciting singular print details. Prints are becoming more for artist expression or your sexy one piece is being transformed into a modern day canvas.

The High Life
The High Life Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz

The High Life

The High Life: Designers have discovered the 3rd quintessential swim body, besides the bikini and monokini, the high waisted bottom. Known today for adding flair to the derriere and to hide a multitude of sins while still looking sleek and modern. The high waisted bottom has become a staple for many body types.

Bandeau Bikini's
Bandeau Bikini's Frazer Harrison

Bandeau Bikini's

Bandeau Bikini's: the bandeau is seemingly just a tube around the bust but designers are adding cut outs and strings and even elaborate beads and flounces to bring this small area to life. The bandeau is perfect for tanning and is fast becoming the easiest wearable piece in swim.

Lingerie on the beach
Lingerie on the beach Frazer Harrison

Lingerie on the beach

Lingerie on the beach: More and more designers are incorporating lace and under garment styling to today's swimwear. From the bedroom to the beach it is getting harder to tell which pieces are location specific. From Mesh to lace and bustier to bralette the crossover is clear for the beach.

70's Glam
70's Glam Frazer Harrison

70's Glam

70's Glam: The beads and the animal prints along with the dramatic cuts are all reminiscent of the 1970's flashy style. Satin fabrics in snake prints embellished with gold or dramatic beading bring the excitement of glamour and Hollywood style to the beach for the summer. Mostly for show, hard to imagine swimming in some of these amazing suits.

Dramatic Cover
Dramatic Cover Frazer Harrison

Dramatic Cover

Dramatic Cover-ups: The rich flowing cover-ups are all over the runway for Summer 2015. Cut out, crochet and with flowing printed chiffon the cover-up is a must have dramatic beach staple. The new embellishments range from pom poms to beads and tassels.

Ready-to-wear
Ready-to-wear Frazer Harrison

Ready-to-wear

Ready-to-wear: The influence of the pant, the shirt and dress have al crossed over into beach and resort wear. The crop pant is not a favored cover style and designers are mixing it with swim and woven fabrics making the style more flexible and comfortable.

Short Cover Ups
Short Cover Ups Frazer Harrison

Short Cover Ups

Short Cover Ups: Free flowing and colorful short cover-ups rule the runways. One of the easiest tranforming beach cover ups that are able to be worn but most body types. This simple silhouette is a perfect way for designers to play with prints and coordinates for the beach.

The Basic Bikini
The Basic Bikini Frazer Harrison

The Basic Bikini

The Basic Bikini: Always a staple for the beach. The staple is being transformed info a kaleidoscope of color and trim treatments. From ruffles to pearl edges, from elaborate string details to crochet overlays, this seasons bikini's are a playground for style on the beach and at the pool.

The yellow bikini
The yellow bikini Frazer Harrison

The yellow bikini

The yellow bikini: Who can resist the easiest way to show off the proud beach body other then the yellow bikini. The perfect accent to a tan body and the perfect complement to the sun.